WWE NXT Recap: Sami Zayn Takes On Jack Swagger, Rusev Vs. Mason Ryan, Graves Vs. Victor
Bayley and Aksana start off. Aksana offers to hug Bayley. Bayley tries and Aksana kicks her. Aksana hits a side slam. Aksana kicks Bayley in the chest and drops a pair of elbows. She slams Bayley's head into the turnbuckle and Fox comes in with a dropkick. Fox slams Bayley's head into the turnbuckle twice and hits a Northern Lights Suplex. Aksana and Fox exchange quick tags. Aksana locks in a submission on the mat. Bayley tries to fight back to no avail.
Aksana choke Bayley in the corner with her boot. Bayley comes back with a belly to belly. Fox and Charlotte get tagged in. Charlotte tries to pin Fox. Fox tosses her into the corner, but Charlotte goes over the ropes to the apron. Charlotte goes up top but Fox tosses her off. Charlotte gets a clothesline. Charlotte picks Fox up on her shoulders. Bayley tags herself in. She and Charlotte argue and Bayley gets hit by Fox. Fox whips Bayley into the corner and charges with her boot, but Bayley moves and Fox hits Aksana. Bayley gets a roll up for the win.
Winners: Charlotte and Bayley
Bayley hugs Charlotte after the match.
Then, Sylvester LeFort and Scott Dawson are backstage and Alexander Rusev walks up. LeFort says tonight is about getting revenge on Mason Ryan. LeFort says they will have Rusev's back and asks what he will do to Ryan. Rusev breaks a 2x4 with Mason's name written on it. Then, LeFort says they will win, make money and go to Sizzler.
During his entrance, Victor still has possession of Corey Graves's tag team championship.
Graves tosses his jacket at Victor and tackles him, pummeling him with punches. He slams Victor's head into turnbuckles and delivers body shots. Victor tries to fight back, but Graves keeps the attack up. Victor hits a shot to the gut. Graves comes back with right hands and headbutts. Graves gets a back elbow. Graves goes to work on Victor's leg. He tries to lock in a submission, but Victor kicks him off. Graves locks in Victor's head on the mat.
Victor fights to his feet and kicks Graves in the corner. He delivers knees to Graves's gut. He chops Graves on the ropes. Graves fights back with forearms and elbows. Graves hits a vertical Suplex. He punches Victor in the face. Graves hits a crossbody. Victor quickly comes back, stomping Graves's ribs. Victor then wrenches his head. They exchange strikes back and forth. Graves kicks Victor in the head. He charges Victor, who drapes Graves across the top rope. Back from commercial and Victor is stomping Graves in the corner.
Victor clubs Graves in the back. He rips the tape off Graves's ribs and the drives his boot into his gut in the corner. Victor chops Graves and hits an uppercut multiple times. Victor lands a gut buster. He then drives his knee into Graves's gut. Victor places his knee in Graves's back and pulls his head back. He releases the submission and stomps Graves in the ribs multiple times. Victor locks in the same submission again. The submission is released and Victor drops an elbow on Graves's back.
Victor charges Graves in the corner, who puts a boot up. Graves battles back with head strikes and a knee to the face. Graves hits a big clothesline and then a fist drop. Graves signals for the chop block to the knee to set up his finisher, but O'Brian gets up on the apron. Neville dropkicks him off and then takes him out with a dive. Victor picks Graves up on his shoulders, but Graves counters into a quick pin for the win.
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